By Elliott Bailey | January 04, 2014
Does anyone actually make any money off all those Google ads on their website? Here’s what I found in the first 3 months moving from a traditional business to trying out Google AdSense. Do you make any real money from it? Yes and no. You probably won’t make a 6 figure income but you can
By Serena Star Leonard | November 23, 2013
There is a growing community of people who realise that it is more fun, fulfilling and often cheaper to live a life of location freedom. These are people of all ages, often with children and responsibilities and very settled lives, who realise that there is more to life that what we are conditioned to expect.
By Abbe Holmes | May 08, 2013
This is you! You’ve decided you want to use online video to build your profile, your personal brand, product or service. You already have a solid or growing reputation in your industry as an expert or you want to develop one. You’re already really comfortable face-to-face, making any kind of presentation to a small group
By Melinda | December 20, 2012
I’ve recently been involved with launching two e-Books for sale online, including the Grassroots e-Book “Twitter for Business”. During the process I did a lot of online research to figure out the best way to do things. Below is a list of the things we took into consideration, including key resources and tools that were used
By Tessa | October 10, 2012
So, I’ve just finished creating my first online course. Called Step-by-Step WordPress: Basics and Beyond, it’s a training product aimed at creatives or small business owners who want to learn more about WordPress than just blogging. It covers all aspects, from installing and setting up WordPress, to designing, coding and troubleshooting. Pulling it all together
By Serena Star Leonard | July 02, 2012
It has been three months since I started managing my blogs and business from the road. We are spending 12-18 months in Latin America aiming to see as much of it as possible in that time. My office environment now consists of random desks, couches, benches, beds and tables both indoors and outdoors. My husband
By Melinda | February 28, 2012
When Serena and I revamped this website a few months back we put together these three pillars for effective online marketing that lead to website success. We’ve just spent two days planning new things for Grassroots for the next six months or so and we revisited the pillars to help get focused and put our
By Serena Star Leonard | November 23, 2011
As you might expect people want help with their websites, their marketing and their strategy. We often find people who are suffering with problems that are solved with a simple tip, application or plugin, and yes, that includes us! The web is a massive, ever changing and ever expanding beast, and the best way to
By Melinda | September 21, 2011
A packet of popcorn costs more in a cinema and less in the local market. Despite this difference – which people are aware of – people are willing to buy it from the cinema. This willingness is the reason for businesses to offer the same product and services at different locations and regions at different
By Serena Star Leonard | February 03, 2011
There are many kinds of ads you can put on your website in the hope of generating income: You can sell ad space either personally or (if you are big enough) through a media agency. You can promote affialite products personally through your recommendation You can choose affiliate ads from thid party sites and paste
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